Lot No: 8013

Three French language works on the Holy Land and North Africa, comprising Geramb: 'Pelerinage a Jerusalem et au Mont-Sinai en 1831, 1832 et 1833', Paris, 1839, 3rd edition, 3 volumes, 8 engraved plates as called for, contemporary quarter calf gilt; L'Abbe et Egron: 'La Terre-Sainte et les lieux Illustres par les Apotres. Vues Pittoresque d'apres Turner, Harding et autres celebres artistes', Paris, Hivert, 1847, added engraved title page + 47 full page plates + large folding map at end as called for, contemporary quarter calf gilt; Gustave Naghtigal: 'Sahara et Soudan', translated J. Gourdault, Paris, Hachette, [1881], large folding map + 33 plates + numerous vignettes, only volume published, devoted to Tripolitania, Fezzan, Tibesti, Kanem, Borkou and Bornou, contemporary crimson morocco backed gilt over matching cloth boards (5)

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Catalogue information

This lot is listed in the Books & Ephemera catalogue.

Location: Diss Auction Rooms
Date: 11th February 2021
Starts: 10:00 am
Lots in auction: 286

Online deadline: 11th February 2021, 9:30 am
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